Wellington's Premiere

Preloved, New and 

Rare Bookstore

From Wednesday 8 September we will operating under Level 2 restrictions.  We will be returning to usual opening hours.

Please note that we will require you

* to wear a mask at all times whilst instore

* sign in and sanitise your hands at entry

* maintain a 2m distance between you and other browsing customers

We are here to help you if you need assistance and are happy to organise a delivery for those who are still staying safe at home.

We will not be buying books until we return to Level 1.

Web orders will be processed and delivered via courier and NZ Post.  Store pick ups can be ordered online or organised by phone and email.  We will send you an email when your pick up is ready to be collected. 

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Our next book club meeting is on Monday 11 October at 6pm.  Our theme for this month is the book that you would recommend to almost anyone.  Check out Facebook or email us to find out more.

We have over 100,000 books in our store but only a small number on our website. If you can't find the book you want, use the book query and someone in the shop will have a look on the shelf for you. 

Latest Additions

The Relentless Moon - Lady Astronaut  3
Kowal, Mary Robinette
Fire and Sword in the Sudan - A Personal Narrative of Fighting and Serving the Dervishes 1879-1895
Slatin, Rudolf Carl and Wingate, F.R. (translator) and Kelly, R. Talbot (illustrator)
The Counter Reformation - Library of European Civilization
Dickens, A.G. and Barraclough, Geoffrey (editor)
The Great Days of the Cape Horners
Le Scal, Yves and Ortzen, Len (translator)
Passenger Cars 1905-12 - Cars of the World in Colour
Nicholson, T.R. and Wood, John W. et al (illustrators)
Model Veteran and Vintage Cars
Gibson, Cecil
Sailing in a Sieve
Roberts, Glyn and Robinson, John (illustrator)
Historic Stanley
Close, Marguerite
True Tales of the South Seas
Day, A. Grove and Stroven, Carl
Jet - The Story of a Pioneer
Whittle, Frank
The Oxford History of India - Third Edition - Parts 1, 2 and 3 in one volume
Smith, Vincent A. and Spear, Percival (editor) and Wheeler, Mortimer and Basham, A.L. and Harrison, J.B. (revisions)
The Gold Rushes
Morrell, W.P.
The Drawings of Georges Seurat
Seurat, Georges and Kahn, Gustave
De Stael
Gruppo Editoriale Fabbri
De Stael
Dumur, Guy
Santi, Bruno